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Landscapes of the Soul

Landscapes of the Soul

MRB August 17, 2017 0

A review of Angel Hill Victorian culture—permeated with spiritualists and séances—concerned itself with death on a personal and intimate level. The public readily welcomed death into their homes as the art of taxidermy provided

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Debts Owed to Death

Debts Owed to Death

Ed Simon August 2, 2017 0

Ed Simon on the Metaphysics of Trans-Humanism  “We are all debts owed to death.” – Simonides of Ceos “I don’t want to achieve immortality through my work; I want to achieve immortality through not

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The Wisdom of Death

The Wisdom of Death

Samuel Loncar April 27, 2017 0

The Editor considers how death can save our lives All life ends. The heat of breath chills to ragged wheezing. Finally movement and warmth cease utterly and the inertia of death reigns in cool

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The Good-Enough Death – By Marian Ronan

The Good-Enough Death – By Marian Ronan

Marian Ronan April 23, 2016 1

Marian Ronan on Ann Neumann’s The Good Death At first glance, a reader might take Ann Neumann’s The Good Death for a standard critical study — an analysis of the “complicated legal, religious and

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